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Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grant Application
Available AwardsGrants are available for up to $500. Due to an increase in volume of applications, grants are highly competitive and we can only provide funds to a fraction of those that apply. If you would like to help provide funds so that we can provide more awards, please do so on our donation page. Classroom Grant Funding OptionsClassroom grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audio-visual equipment, and lab materials. Funds must be used within one year of the application deadline.EligibilityClassroom grants are available to all full-time educators who have not received a scholarship or grant from AAE in the past two years. Awards are competitive. AAE members receive additional weight in the scoring rubric. Join AAE today.
Several states have their own competitions, applicants from those states will not be considered in the national pool. If your state is listed, please click on it to be taken to the application for your state-specific contest: Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Oregon, and Washington
Autumn: October 1st Spring: March 1st
*Online applications must be received before 11:59pm EST on the day of the deadline to be considered.
Attach a grant proposal that describes the grant you are applying for by answering the following questions in a Microsoft Word or a basic text document.
This part of the grant is scored blind and should not contain any identifying information including your name, your school, or your city. Including identifying information in this part of the grant may cause it to be rejected.
Please attach documents in .doc or .txt file types only.
Due to the large volume of applications, incomplete applications, those in incompatible formats, and those that include identifying information in the proposal section will be automatically disqualified